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Gloucestershire Bishops

Notes on Gloucestershire’s Bishops and Ecclesiastical Boundaries by Richard Barton and Brian Torode (2008) THE FIRST (BRITISH) HIERARCHY (Pre 597) Gloucester Mc Whirr in his book on Roman Gloucestershire has … Continue reading

June 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Winstone Family of Brookthorpe and Wotton-under-Edge

Winstone Family of Brookthorpe, Wheatenhurst and Wotton-under-Edge   From the Visitations of the County of Gloucestershire: Drugo de Balladon | | | |   Gilbert de Wynston and Isabel de … Continue reading

June 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

James and Mary Shield of Tytherington

SHIELD FAMILY OF TYTHERINGTON Readers may wish to consult Sue Stead’s blog ‘Shield Family of Gloucestershire’      Henry Shilde (-1569) alias James and Jane (-1579) of Pamington, Ashchurch   … Continue reading

June 22, 2016 · 1 Comment

St Clotilde’s Convent, Lechlade

I. The Catholic Community of Lechlade by Richard Barton (2003) From the death of Queen Mary in 1558 until the arrival of the Sisters of St. Clotilde in 1939, there … Continue reading

June 22, 2016 · 30 Comments

Education Sunday 2010

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham,  31st January 2010, Education Sunday   From today’s Gospel: ‘The child grew and became strong, filled with wisdom and the favour of God was upon him.’ … Continue reading

June 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Education Sunday 2012

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham, 2012 Education Sunday THE EVE OF THE QUEEN’S 6OTH ANNIVERSARY OF ACCESSION ON 6TH FEBRUARY 1952 Today we are encouraged to focus on the theme of … Continue reading

June 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Education Sunday 2011

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham, 2011, Education Sunday In today’s epistle of St Paul to the Corinthians we heard: According to the grace of God given to me, like a skilled … Continue reading

June 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Remembrance Sunday 2011

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham, 2011, Remembrance Sunday Strange isn’t it that today is named Remembrance Sunday, because for us, as Christians, every Sunday is remembrance Sunday – the day when … Continue reading

June 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Remembrance Sunday 2010

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham, 2010, Remembrance Sunday   I’m a bit of a hoarder and love to collect things that have special memories for me. My collection comprises all sorts … Continue reading

June 21, 2016 · Leave a comment

Remembrance Sunday 2009

St Stephen’s Church, Cheltenham, 2009, Rememberance Sunday In nearly every town or village that one visits in the UK, one will find a memorial to the Fallen, those who have … Continue reading

June 21, 2016 · Leave a comment